Total size of multiple directories

Andrew Hunter afrogofmyown at gmail.com
Fri Jun 25 14:21:29 MDT 2010


> How about using the -c option to du?
>
> find . -iname "*pic*" -type d | xargs du -shc
>
> -c should give you a total of all dirs listed.

Hmm... Bob's answer is more clever.  I'd like to support it instead of mine.

Andrew


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